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Curators find faint ancient writing on back of "recycled" medieval Judas painting covered in dirt and faeces
A rare surviving church painting from the medieval period, conserved by the Fitzwilliam Museum after arriving covered in dirt, varnish and faeces, could have listed the ten commandments on its reverse.
John Constable's scientific approach to capturing the effect of changing weather conditions on landscapes is to be explored in a new exhibition at The Lightbox in Woking opening February 2016.
"Giving needs to be encouraged": Major dealers' donation to Whitworth aims to fly flag for non-London museums
A pair of art dealers who have donated six key pieces of art to Manchester's Whitworth say their aim is to redress the balance of "quality and scope" between museums in London and elsewhere across the UK.
Victoria Beckham's Barbed Wire Love painting goes on public display in Brangelina artist's Bournemouth show
Dom Pattinson - artist to Brangelina, Victoria Beckham and AFC Bournemouth - presents a solo exhibition with a sprinkle of celebrity stardust at Bournemouth's Westover Gallery.
Archive containing Lucian Freud's childhood drawings kept by mother to go on public show at National Portrait Gallery
Studies of some of Lucian Freud's most important artworks could go on public display next summer after being allocated to London's National Portrait Gallery.
A selection of drawings from the Royal Drawing School’s postgraduate programme, The Drawing Year 2014–15.
Artist Edward Chell, whose work features in the new exhibition at the Horniman museum, on early Cabinets of Curiosities, 19th century herbariums and present-day extinctions.
£5.5 million new institute for Spanish art in Bishop Auckland to "stand up against any museum in world"
Curators say a new £5.5 million institute of Spanish and Hispanic Art in County Durham, planned as part of the restoration of Auckland Castle. will "stand up against any museum in the world".
A previously unknown portrait of Henry VIII’s only son, Edward VI, has been discovered in the art collection of London’s Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity.